The ESUL Foundation

Support for the liberation struggle against social and economic oppression

Funding criteria for projects supported by the ESUL Foundation

1. Grassroots-oriented
The project should help grassroots people attain greater self-reliance through economic upliftment
and increased socio-political awareness
and commitment against exploitative structures in society.

2. Sustainable
The project should have the potential of eventually being on its own,
generating its own resources after the funding period.

3. Co-operative
Beneficiary should be an organized group or community,
with ESUL setting the minimum number of people/families to benefit.

4. Environment-conscious
The project should aim at sustainable development,
taking environment impact into account.

5. Gender sensitive
The project should take on board the concerns of women,
their participation in activities and decision-making.

6. Accountable
The project should always be accessible for monitoring/auditing by ESUL,
or located in an area where ESUL can engage the help of a reliable local NGO for its monitoring/auditing requirements.

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